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SENER and ACCIONA winners at the African Utility Week Awards for Kathu Solar Park project

Johannesburg (South Africa): The engineering and technology group SENER and ACCIONA, long established companies with a strong presence in Africa, together with Kathu Solar Park RF PTY LTD, have won the Sustainable Renewable Energy Project (10MW+) Award for Kathu Solar Park project at the 2019 African Utility Week Industry Awards held in Cape Town on […]

South African Energy Minister opens door for private firms for electricity generation

The government of South Africa is looking for exclusive tie-ups with the private sector to ensure sustainable energy supply, according to Energy Minister Jeff Radebe, country’s Energy Minister. Jeff Radebe has called this move ‘crucial’, which will help in alleviating electricity supply constraints and open generation market to enable more private entities to provide power alongside Eskom. The […]

DHYBRID to supply control and energy storage solution for seven hybrid plants in Senegal

Munich/Germany: The German hybrid specialist DHYBRID will supply seven PV-diesel hybrid systems in remote Senegalese locations with sophisticated hybrid control and energy storage systems. The total output capacity is 2 MW, the storage capacity 2 MWh. The plants will enable Senegal to supply power for very isolated sites and to diversify its energy mix. DHYBRID […]

International Energy Agency publishes new review of Morocco’s energy policies

RABAT: The International Energy Agency released the latest in-depth review of Morocco’s energy policies today, welcoming the institutional, legal and fiscal reforms undertaken to promote the sustainable development of the country’s energy sector. The report was presented in Rabat by Dr Fatih Birol, the International Energy Agency’s Executive Director, in the presence of Morocco’s Minister […]